Protecting the Consumer and Servicing
the Trade with Independence and Integrity

DANGEROUS JEWELLERY REMOVED FROM EU MARKET PLACE

Nickel Release testing at The Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office The Laboratory at Assay Office Birmingham offers a unique UKAS Accredited Quick Nickel Release test (2011) and UKAS accredited Full Nickel Release test (EN 1811:2011) to check if items comply with the Nickel regulations. EN 16128:2011 is also offered for testing spectacle frames. The Quick Nickel Release (2011) test is a UKAS accredited test, unique to The Laboratory at Assay Office Birmingham, it is quicker and chea…

By admin | May 15th, 2014
Read More >

A CITY JEWELLER IS FINED £25,000 FOR NOT COMPLYING WITH THE UK HALLMARKING ACT

During a formal interview on 11 October 2012, Yousif admitted under caution that he was not registered with Birmingham Assay Office and therefore could not have hallmarked any of his jewellery. He has since applied to the Assay Office to be registered for hallmarking, which has been accepted. The court also agreed all the unhallmarked items should be returned to the Assay Office for hallmarking, the cost of which will also be met by Yousif, who was able to continue trading throughout the in…

By admin | May 13th, 2014
Read More >

TRAIN TO GAIN TODAY - JEWELLERY WATCH & ACCESSORIES ONE DAY COURSES NOW AVAILABLE

By admin | May 12th, 2014
Read More >

PLAY A PART IN CONSERVING AND SHARING OUR HERITAGE

By admin | May 8th, 2014
Read More >

Recent

Featured

The Goldsmiths’ Craftmanship & Design Awards Exhibition is heading to Birmingham Assay Office this March.

20th Feb 2020

Learn more

AnchorCert Gemmologist, Fanny Raponi, receives the Doug Morgan trophy

11th Dec 2019

Learn more

Birmingham Assay Office launch new Business Course for Creative Entrepreneurs

10th Dec 2019

Learn more

ANCHORCERT ACADEMY LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

25th Sep 2018

Learn more

City of Wolverhampton wins Touchstone Award 2018

8th Jun 2018

Learn more

BHC CONSULTATION 2018: OUTCOME

2nd May 2018

Learn more

 
 
 

Your item has been added to the basket

You need to create an account, or login before you can add this item to your basket.